Resources & Publications2020-10-27T10:42:25-04:00
3005, 2023

An Examination of Gender Differences in Social and Democratic Values in Canada

May 30, 2023|Tags: , |

This Statistics Canada study used data from the 2020 General Social Survey – Social Identity, to look at personal agreement with the values of human rights, respect for law, gender equality, linguistic duality, ethnic and cultural diversity, and respect for [...]

3005, 2023

OUT in Niagara – Collectively Advancing 2SLGBTQ+ Equality in Niagara+

May 30, 2023|Tags: |

This report summarizes the responses of 480 people in Niagara who participated in the 2021 OUTnIagara Community Strengths and Needs Assessment engagement process. The report comprises community members’ stories and experiences. A total of 480 people informed the needs assessment. [...]

3005, 2023

Niagara Poverty Reduction Strategy – Interim Report on Community Engagement

May 30, 2023|Tags: , |

From September to December, 2022, Niagara Region staff engaged with community groups and individuals, to gather diverse perspectives and experiences to inform Niagara’s first poverty reduction strategy. Participants were asked to envision an ideal future state, speak to challenges, identify [...]

505, 2023

Integrating the Sustainable Development Goals into your work in Niagara: Event Recording

May 5, 2023|Tags: , , |

This is an event recording of the May 02, 2023 webinar presented by Niagara Connects, to examine ways in which people at Niagara College and Brock University are embedding the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) into their work in Niagara. [...]

1904, 2023

Childcare Workforce in Crisis: Our Economy Won’t Work Without ELCC workers

April 19, 2023|Tags: , |

A 2-page Topic Brief highlighting current issues within our ELCC workforce as well as the links between early learning and childcare (ELCC) and our economy. Published By: Workforce Collective Published Date: March 2023 Click here to view: Childcare Workforce in [...]

1904, 2023

Fostering Healthy, Equitable & Climate-friendly Communities – Webinar Recording

April 19, 2023|

This webinar recording presents case studies of strategies used by 3 Canadian public health organizations, to advance policies that address population health, health equity, and climate emissions in their communities. Two BC case studies (Vancouver and Vancouver Island), and one [...]

304, 2023

Strengthening Niagara: Insights from a Survey of Niagara’s Older Adults

April 3, 2023|Tags: , , , , , |

This is an event recording of the March 29, 2023 Age-Friendly Niagara Council (AFNC) webinar, hosted by Niagara Connects, to share results of the 2022 'Empowering Older Adults in Niagara' survey, conducted by the AFNC. More than 1,200 adults 50+ [...]

2702, 2023

Climate Change, Health and Well-Being – Review of International Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) Evidence 2022

February 27, 2023|Tags: , , |

This World Health Organization (WHO) policy brief is designed to help governments, academia, civil society and the health and well-being community to access and utilize International Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) evidence, to strengthen governance and implementation on climate change [...]

1502, 2023

Younger Canadians Experience Lower Perceived Well-being: Insights from the Canadian Social Survey

February 15, 2023|Tags: , |

A combined analysis of nine quality-of-life indicators, based on data from 5 waves of the Canadian Social Survey (2021-2022) shows that older adults in Canada (65 to 84 years) reported the highest perceived well-being (41% with a high combined score). [...]